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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Topley Landing.

This page contains five sections:

Around Topley Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Smithers. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the west of Topley Landing. Smithers has a population of 5,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Houston. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southwest of Topley Landing and has a population of 3,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Bulkley River 19   [Map]   36   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Burns Lake   [Map]   2,778   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Granisle   [Map]   364   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Telkwa   [Map]   1,295   W   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Barrett   [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Broman Lake   [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Decker Lake   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Donald Landing   [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Forestdale   [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Knockholt   [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Leo Creek   [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Palling   [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pendleton Bay   [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Perow   [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rose Lake   [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Round Lake   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Smithers Landing   [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Tatlow   [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Topley   [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Topley Landing ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Topley Landing.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Topley Landing. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of British Columbia

    British Columbia Tourism
    Parks for British Columbia

    Fishing in British Columbia
    Hunting in British Columbia


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Topley Landing ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Topley Landing.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Burns Lake Airport (YPZ/CYPZ)   [Map]   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Takla Narrows Aero (FAA ID: CBD5)   [Map]   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Houston Airport (FAA ID: CAM5)   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Smithers Airport  (YYD/CYYD)   [Map]   W   41 miles [66 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Topley Landing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Topley Landing. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Smithers Airport  (YYD/CYYD)   [Map]   W   41 miles [66 km]
Terrace Airport  (YXT/CYXT)   [Map]   WSW   100 miles [160.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Burns Lake Airport (YPZ/CYPZ)   [Map]   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Takla Narrows Aero (FAA ID: CBD5)   [Map]   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Houston Airport (FAA ID: CAM5)   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Smithers Airport   (YYD/CYYD)   [Map]
  Website for Smithers Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Terrace Airport   (YXT/CYXT)   [Map]
  Website for Terrace Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Burns Lake Airport   (YPZ/CYPZ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Topley Landing. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Topley Landing were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Topley Landing) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Topley Landing. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Topley Landing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Topley Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.8000, Longitude: -126.1333     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Topley Landing), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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